The Series 2 Lotus Elise was announced in October of 2000. It uses basically the same technology, chassis, and engine. Lotus has improved the Series 1, while improving the quality and reducing the manufacturing costs.

Elise introduction
  • Series 2 announcement to the members of Lotus Life, a club sponsored by Lotus.
  • James compares the Series 2 to the Series 1, both of which he has owned.
  • Los Angeles Auto Show interview with Roger Becker and Sue Lascelles-Hadwin, regarding the Federal Elise meant for the United States.
  • See pictures of the Series 2 in the pictures area, linke to the right.
yellow Elise at speed